Is Samedan/Engadin snowsure?

The snowiest week in Samedan/Engadin is week 1 of February. There are typically 4.6 snowy days during this week with 47cm of snowfall. Check out the Samedan/Engadin Snow History graphs below.Select any week of the year to see the typical Ski Conditions, Snowfall Amount and Temperature based on nowcast weather data over the last 11 years.

Average monthly snow in Samedan/Engadin

MonthSnow amount (week)Snow days (week)
December28cm3.3 days
January28cm3.4 days
February29cm3.7 days
March28cm4.1 days
April29cm4.1 days

Average Snow and Weather Conditions in Samedan/Engadin during May (week 4):

The average snowfall forecast during week 4 of May for Samedan/Engadin is 14 cm. There are typically 1.9 snowy days during this week. Samedan/Engadin normal weather and snow conditions during the last week of May at the middle elevation of the ski area at 2384m, based on historical averages over the last 14 years: At this time of year the expected freezing level (2972m) is a little above the middle elevation of Samedan/Engadin. Based on long-term averages, there are two days with snowfall per week in Samedan/Engadin at the end of May but rain is marginally more likely than snow, averaging two or three rainy days this week of May. Forecast model average snowfall for the week is 14cm. Temperatures averaging above freezing both day and night in Samedan/Engadin during week four of May with average maximum temperature 4.0°C and minimum temperature 2.5°C at the middle elevation. On average, a couple of days per week will have some sunshine. Generally light winds (average 10km/h).


Snow History: Compare Resorts


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Snow Depths

Recorded snow depths for the upper and lower slopes in Samedan/Engadin and (2007 – 2022).

Winter
Summer

Samedan/Engadin


Lower Slopes
Upper Slopes
Fresh Snow

Average Snow Conditions in

Best ski days per week in Samedan/Engadin and (2007 – 2022)

Winter
Summer

Bluebird Powder Day
(Fresh snow, mostly sunny, light wind)
Powder Day
(Fresh snow, limited sun, any wind)
Bluebird Day
(Average snow, mostly sunny, light wind)
Very windy days
(>30km/h)

The most cherished days on the mountain in Samedan/Engadin are Bluebird Powder days when it is mostly sunny with light winds following very recent snowfall. Poorer weather conditions may prevail on Powder days when the visibility can be limited but the snow is significantly deep and fresh for keen powder-hounds. Bluebird days can suit many skiers that aren’t necessarily hunting powder but want to enjoy the snowy mountains in sunnier conditions and light winds.


Average Snowfall in

Graph showing the average precipitation (snow/rain) in Samedan/Engadin and (2007 – 2022)

Winter
Summer

Snowfall amount
(bar chart)
Days with significant snowfall.
(>5cm)
Days with significant rainfall.
(>5mm)

The snowiest weeks of the year in Samedan/Engadin are shown but also bear in mind the number of days that it typically snows each week if you want regular fresh tracks. The risk of a rainy day is shown but be sure to switch between elevations to see if lower lifts are rain affected or higher lifts remain snowy despite any rain further down the mountain.


Average Temperature in

Graph showing the average temperature and freezing level at Samedan/Engadin and (2007 – 2022)

Winter
Summer

Average temperature
Maximum
Minimum
Temperatures
Above freezing
Below freezing
Freezing level
Dashed line

The highest and lowest temperatures averaged for each week of the year in Samedan/Engadin are shown. Check out the risk of freze-thaw conditions prevailing at different elevations for any given week. We also show the extremes of temperature (blue/red dots) that reveal the chance of unusually warm or cold conditions.